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 Dictionary entry overview: What does malingerer mean? 

  The noun MALINGERER has 1 sense:

1. someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity

  Familiarity information: MALINGERER used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1malingerer [BACK TO TOP]


Someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people


malingerer; shammer; skulker

Hypernyms ("malingerer" is a kind of...):

shirker; slacker (a person who shirks their work or duty (especially one who tries to evade military service in wartime))

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